by Beatriz Williams
A young woman arrives in the Bahamas in 1941 to cover the duke and Duchess of Windsor for a society magazine but stumbles into a world of spies, lies, and intrigue.
by Colson Whitehead
The Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author imagines the story of two boys sentenced to a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.
by Kira Jane Buxton
A pet crow fights to save humanity from an apocalypse in this uniquely hilarious debut from a genre-bending literary author.
by Michael Knight
When the threat of a theme park intrudes on the lives of students and faculty at Briarwood, unexpected alliances form.
by Margaret O’Mara
An in-depth examination of Silicon Valley and the revolution that changed technology, economies, and the world.
by Lisa Taddeo
The author spent eight years researching the sex lives of three American women to write this book, sure to be one of the most talked about of 2019.
(Avid Reader Press)
by Richard Preston
The author of The Hot Zone details the gripping account of the Ebola outbreak of 2013-2014 and warns us that outbreaks continue.
by Karen Abbott
The story of a prohibition kingpin taken down by a woman hired to the U.S. Attorney’s office right out of law school, told with all the detail and plot twists of a novel.
by Robert Wilson
The first major biography of P.T. Barnum in a generation, and a vivid account of the greatest showman the world has ever seen.
(Simon & Schuster)
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by Karen Thompson Walker
A mysterious illness causes people to fall into perpetual sleep in this eerie and beautiful novel by the author of the best-selling Age of Miracles.
by Tim Johnston
In this thoughtful yet driving mystery, two young women plunge into a Minnesota river, but only one comes out alive. As she investigates, the layers peel back chapter by chapter.
by Stephanie Barron
Winston Churchill’s American-born mother is the subject of this historical novel that reads like The Paris Wife meets PBS’s Victoria.
by Alex Michaelides
People will be talking about this debut thriller about a wife and husband with a seemingly perfect life, a shocking murder, and a therapist obsessed with uncovering the motive.
by Marlon James
The Man Booker Prize-winning author has written an African Game of Thrones, the first in a trilogy.
by Benjamin Dreyer
Could this be the next Eats, Shoots & Leaves? Language lovers will cherish this witty guide to proper writing by Random House’s longtime copy chief.
by Tom Clavin
He was literally a living legend, the first lawman of the Wild West, and this is his definitive biography by the bestselling author of Dodge City.
St. Martin’s Press
by Julie Yip-Williams
When the author was diagnosed with terminal cancer, she set out to write her story for her two girls, creating this vibrant exhortation to live life truly, openly, and bravely.
by Dani Shapiro
In 2016, the author submitted her DNA to a genealogy website and learned that her father was not her biological father, setting off this memoir about identity, paternity, and family secrets.
by Stephanie Land
This surprisingly beautiful, moving, and levelheaded memoir explores the contrast of a woman trapped in poverty while working as a maid for upper-class America.